Virginia "Jinny" Rose Baker
April 14, 1927 – April 11, 2020
Virginia Rose “Jinny” Baker, 92, died on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at Sunrise Senior Living in Lenexa, Kansas. A memorial service will be held in 2021. Jinny was born on April 14, 1927, to Wilburt and Stella Setterstrom in Elsmore, Kansas. She joined two sisters at home, Madalyn Marie and Geraldine Caroline. They all preceded her in death. Jinny’s early years centered around family and church in rural, southeast Kansas. After graduating from Elsmore High School, Jinny married Army Air Corps Officer and Pilot Harold Baker. They were married in March of 1946 at the Friends Home Lutheran Church in Savonburg, Kansas. Her wedding dress was made from Harold’s parachute.